I've seen too many expensive gadgets destroyed in my lifetime. I cringe every time I see a cell phone, mp3 player, or camera crash to the ground, splashed, or overrun by an early tide. Today's tech gadgets just aren't meant to stand the elements... the only ones that are remotely protected are professional gear that costs many thousands of dollars.
The Otterbox 3510 Waterproof case enters the room like a ninja. Our sample is bright yellow, so it enters like a nina dressed as a banana. It can weather all the elements, and is also a convenient place to drop all of your gadgets so you know where they always are.